Marlboro Man


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Marlboro Man

cigarette advertising campaign established new symbol of virility. [Am. Pop. Culture: Misc.]
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For instance, she describes Harrison Ford as 'a real Marlboro man.
Incidentally, the Marlboro Man died of lung cancer.
BOLTON -- A Marlboro man suspected of driving under the influence of alcohol was seriously injured Thursday when he lost control of his car and crashed into the back of a tractor-trailer on Interstate 495 north.
Five of the men who portrayed the iconic Marlboro Man died of smoking related disease.
In an interview, Cage said it was the Marlboro Man commercials he grew up watching where he learnt the face from.
News of the third Marlboro Man to die from a smoking-related illness came just before peers debated a Labour proposal to stop adults lighting up in cars with children present.
London, January 27 ( ANI ): American actor Eric Lawson, who portrayed the rugged Marlboro man in cigarette advertisements, has died from lung disease.
The Marlboro Man is an example of a global-marketing strategy that pushed Philip Morris International to become the industry leader.
In case these advertisements were before your time, the Marlboro Man was a muscular, handsome cowboy who smoked cigarettes while on horseback, sauntering alone over the dusty plains.
The first high-profile case I remember was when the Marlboro man sued the tobacco company when he developed lung cancer, since then people sue for things that used to be down to personal responsibility - if you trip up over something and break a leg why on earth should it be someone else's fault?
Swiss photographer Hannes Schmid, who has captured such iconic images as the Marlboro Man, was there as Hindu pilgrims moved toward the banks of the sacred Ganges River, capturing this massive pilgrimage on film.